Category Archives: Regular

Nigerian fintech startup Kudi raises $5m Series A funding

Nigerian fintech startup Kudi has raised a US$5 million Series A funding round which it will use to grow its team, increase the size of its agent network, and launch new products. Founded by Yinka Adewale and Pelumi Aboluwarin in 2016, Kudi enables underbanked and unbanked Nigerians

eTranzact And Zeepay Currently In Talks For A Potential Merger

Fintech companies eTranzact and Zeepay are currently in talks for a potential merger. A merger of the two entities would create the largest fintech company in the country. The merger is subject to approval from the Bank of Ghana. The merger, if and when approved, would create the largest private payment

Complete Farmer To Expand To Ivory Coast; Launch Of Mobile App Imminent

Agri-tech startup Complete Farmer will expand its operations to Ivory Coast this year and build its local base of users by launching a mobile app. The startup which was found in 2017 at the Meltwater Entrepreneur School Incubatoris aiming to ensure food security in Ghana and allowing users to earn money from farming remotely. Users can sponsor farm managers, monitor

Betway Ghana Launches Fintech Challenge

Betway Ghana today officially launched a Fintech Challenge Competition at the Accra Digital Centre. The Fintech Challenge Competition is currently accepting applications from prospective teams from 19th February to 8th March, 2019. Prospective teams will need to address the following categories: Customer Connection & Experience

New Boss chick in the building is Vodafone’s new CEO

Vodafone Ghana has appointed Patricia Obo-Nai as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) with effect from 1st April 2019. Patricia is a member of Vodafone Ghana’s Executive Committee and is the first Ghanaian to be appointed CEO of Vodafone Ghana.  An Engineer by profession, she comes